Dishwasher + Reuable Food Ware

$ave our planet, health and wallet

MassDEP Reduce, Reuse, Repair Micro Grant, up to $5,000, could help "Purchase reusable dishware and dishwasher for a school cafeteria or dine-in food servic establishment to reduce single-use service ware."

Graphic shows how many times each type of durable dishware needs to be used – all under 120 times - before it reaches the environmental break-even point with its disposable counterpart. Final column shows the typical number of times durable dishware is reused in a restaurant setting – almost 2500 – which far surpasses the breaking point of all types of durable dishware. (Report from Portland, OR)

Example of savings in Reusable Food Serviceware Guide at

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